Mercedes-Benz 'Sunday Driver' commercial with Michael Schumacher and Mika Häkkinen
Seven time Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher and two time champ Mika Häkkinen take a funny stab at their relationship as bitter rivals in the 1990s. However, today we find them both linked to Mercedes-Benz to help promote the 4MATIC all wheel drive system in this tv commercial.
Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe - Sheer Driving Pleasure
The C63 AMG Coupe may offer the greatest driving pleasure you may ever have. So great that even a drive to get breakfast becomes a driving experience.
All-new 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class revealed
Mercedes-Benz has officially released photos and details on the upcoming 2012 CLS-Class which will make its debut at the Paris motor show in October. In these official photos we now get to see the design of the 2012 CLS-Class in its entirety. The flared wheel arches along with the broad shoulder lines and a flattened nose give the CLS a far more muscular look than its sleeker predecessor. New technology on the CLS-Class includes the LED headlamps, which feature a total of 71 individual lights. The lights are split into three sections, with the upper set forming the turn indicator, the middle serving as a low beam side light which also works when the high beams are on. There are the headlights themselves which do the night lighting. Inside is an interior finish done with some human touches. The wrap-around dash goes from door to door and holds the instrument panel and display screen. There are also matte galvanized vents and an analogue clock. The handcraft is featured in the stitched seat covers as well as in the dashboard and Mercedes-Benz has gone through the trouble of preshrinking the leather it uses on the CLS so it won't tighten up in the heat. High-gloss wood panels are also embedded inside the cabin - on the dash, center console and door linings. Buyers have a choice of brown burl walnut or black ash. What Mercedes-Benz hasn't yet announced is which power plants will make it under the bonnet of the CLS. But we can expect the usual suspects - a 250 CDI with 204 PS (150 kW / 201 hp), a 350 CDI with 265 PS (195 kW / 261 hp), a 3.5-liter V6 with 306 PS (225 kW / 301 hp) and a 4.7-liter twin-turbo V8 with 435 PS (320 kW / 429 hp). Mercedes-Benz's 4Matic all-wheel drive system will likely be made available on most of the torque-ier models. We can expect those engine details to be made public once the 2012 CLS-Class debuts at the Paris motor show which runs October 2 - 17, 2010. Hi-res photos: http://www.worldcarfans.com/110082228020/2012-mercedes-benz-cls-class-offic ial-photos-and-details
Pagani Deus Venti / Huayra teaser No. 3 released
Just as the dust settles from the breaking news coming out of the Detroit auto show earlier this week, Pagani chooses the right moment to release their third teaser video. No new information accompanies the latest video installment, but it seems since that last video the media is taking sides on which will be the new name. Earlier reports stated the next generation Pagani Zonda (codenamed C9) could be called "Huayra". Almost simultaneously other reports emerged with the smallest morsels of proof tracing back to Pagani that "Deus Venti" which is Latin for "God of the winds" is the name. With two more teaser videos to come, we will soon find out as the Pagani C9 is expected to debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March.